Dr. Morgan Luker on Argentinian and Tango Musical Culture 10/1-2

Fall 2018 AGEMS Colloquium Series

Morgan Luker is Associate Professor of Music at Reed College. He is the author of The Tango Machine: Musical Culture in the Age of Expediency (University of Chicago Press, 2016) and the founding director of Tango for Musicians at Reed College (www.reed.edu/tango). His current research examines the materiality and management of historic sound recordings as objects of knowledge in and about Argentina.

Lecture 1

Matrix Listening: Lessons from the Columbia “T” Series (Argentina, 1912-1923)

Monday, Oct. 1 2018 @ 3pm, MRH 2.604


Lecture 2

Music as a Productive Force: Making Things with Tango in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 @ 3pm, MRH M3.114


Speech Abstract: Morgan Luker 10/1-2